Step 3: Cut the Straws

First of all cut the straws according to the dimensions from previous step. Use whatever measurement unit fits to your material. I have used millimeters.
Make the "j" and "k" arms ten units longer and the "a" arm double in size.
For easier work, flatten the tubes.
Using adhesive tape, bind the pieces together. A pair of legs is formed by two modules, in a mirrored position, linked via the "a" arm.
You need at least 3 pairs of legs.
Can you upload the video to youtube? It isnt possible for me to see it...
THis thing is SOoooooooooooooo cooooooool........
i made one just like that a while ago! used the same drawing for the measurements. <br> <br>cool mechanism! nice job man.
i love these mechanisms :)

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